Low and medium earth orbit environments require cables to perform under considerable stress that can risk their crucial ability to transmit data, compromising launch vehicle and satellite systems. The emerging NewSpace industry needs mechanically and electrically durable cables that continue to perform reliability so we can stay connected and monitor the earth.
By combining extensive materials expertise with decades of proven traditional spaceflight heritage, Gore offers a reliable, cost-effective high data rate solution for NewSpace applications.
HIGH-QUALITY SIGNALS IN DURABLE DESIGN
GORE Shielded Twisted Pair Cables are purpose-built for dataline applications like high-resolution cameras, digital signal processors, onboard computing, and more. They carry high-quality signals reliably and accurately at data transmission speeds up to 1 GHz. These cables offer balanced lines with controlled impedance at 100 ohms.
But, we don’t compromise on the strength of our cables either. They’re constructed with unique fluoropolymer materials that can endure extreme conditions, like shock and vibration, chemicals, radiation, temperatures ranging from -200 °C to +180 °C and more. Yet, our materials are lighter weight to help meet challenging mass budgets.
Durable, low-profile construction of GORE Shielded Twisted Pair Cables
GORE Shielded Twisted Pair Cables are engineered to perform reliably in a variety of NewSpace applications, including:
- digital signal processors
- high-resolution cameras, sensors, detectors
- high-speed subsystem interconnections
- onboard computing
If you have any questions or to discuss your specific application needs, please contact a Gore representative.
GORE Shielded Twisted Pair Cables provide system architects and engineers with many benefits that improve electrical and mechanical performance such as:
- high-quality signals for reliable high-speed data transmission up to 1 GHz
- balanced lines with controlled impedance at 100 ohms
- durable construction endures extreme temps, chemicals, radiation, shock, vibration, more
- low-profile design helps meet challenging mass budgets
- cost-effective solution ideal for NewSpace private sector companies
- leverage proven performance with 100% failure-free flight record in hundreds of traditional spaceflight programs
For more information about the benefits of our cables, please contact a Gore representative.
|Data Rate GHz||Up to 1|
|Standard Impedance Ohms||100 +/- 6|
|Typical Operating Voltage V||< 15|
|Nominal Time Delay ns/m (ns/ft)||4.10 (1.25)|
|Nominal Skew ns/m (ns/ft)||0.05 (0.16)|
|Capacitance pF/m (pF/ft)
|Dielectric Withstanding Voltage V DC (1 Ohm x km) Conductor-to-Conductor/Shield
|Mechanical / Environmental Property||Value|
|Jacket Material||Extruded Fluoropolymer|
|Conductor||Silver-Plated Copper Alloy|
|Shielding Material||Silver-Plated Copper|
|Temperature Range °C||-200 to +180|
|Radiation Resistance TID Mrad||10+|
|Vacuum Stability % (ASTM 595; ECSS-Q-70-02)
Volatile Condensable Mass (VCM)
Total Mass Loss (TML)
W. L. Gore & Associates announced that its GORE® PHASEFLEX® Microwave/RF Test Assemblies were recognized among the 2020 Military & Aerospace Electronics Innovators Awards. An esteemed and experienced panel of judges from the aerospace and defense community recognized Gore as a Gold honoree. These assemblies are being recognized for their durability and reliability for precision testing of electronic warfare (EW) / radar suites; electronic surveillance/counter measures; radar warning systems; missile approach warning systems; and navigation/communication systems.
W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) today announced the company’s involvement in the Mars 2020 Mission scheduled for launch on July 30 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. This U.S. mission addresses high-priority scientific goals for exploration to help answer the questions of potential life on Mars.
W. L. Gore & Associates has launched its updated GORE® Microwave/RF Assembly Builder, a step-by-step tool that allows the user to configure and request a quote for an assembly with a variety of connector & cable options, assembly lengths, and frequencies.
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